Advertisement
Advertisement

John R Stewart (1905 - 1992)

A photo of John R Stewart
Add photo
John R Stewart
1905 - 1992
Born
September 4, 1905
Death
July 29, 1992
Last Known Residence
Bloomsburg, Columbia County, Pennsylvania 17815
Summary
John R Stewart was born on September 4, 1905. He died on July 29, 1992 at age 86. We know that John R Stewart had been residing in Bloomsburg, Columbia County, Pennsylvania 17815.
Updated: October 6, 2011
ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM
Advertisement
Every life has a story to tell. This collaborative biography is dedicated to tell the story of John R Stewart. Click the to update this introduction with a synopsis or highlights of John's life.
Show & Tell His Story
Share your memories, stories, and photos so that John is always remembered.
Update biography
What's this?

This collaborative biography is for you to show & tell John's life so that he is always remembered.

Biography
John R Stewart
Most commonly known as
John R Stewart
Full name
Did John go by other names?
Other names or aliases
Bloomsburg, Columbia County, Pennsylvania 17815
Last known residence
Male
Gender
John Stewart was born on
Birth
John Stewart died on
Death
Birth
Death
There is no cause of death listed for John.
Cause of death
Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of John R Stewart?
Burial / Funeral
Heritage

Ethnicity & Lineage

What is John's ethnicity and where did his parents, grandparents & great-grandparents come from?

Nationality & Locations

Where was John born and where did he live?
Childhood

Education

Did John finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did John attend?

Religion

Was John a religious man?

Baptism

Was John baptized?
Adulthood

Professions

Share what John did for a living or if he had a career or profession.

Personal Life

Share highlights of John's life. Experiences, organizations, & how he spent his time.

Military Service

Did John serve in the military or did a war or conflict interfere with his life?
Obituary

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Looking for a different John Stewart?
View other bios of people named John Stewart
Advertisement
Advertisement
John's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Stewart family tree.

John's Family Tree

Parent
Parent
John R Stewart John R Stewart
Partner
Child
Partner
Child
Sibling

Friends

Friends can be as close as family. Add John's family friends, and his friends from childhood through adulthood.

Add bio

Leave a comment to ask questions, share information, or simply to show that you care about John.

Cancel

Share John's obituary or write your own to preserve his legacy.

John R Stewart died on July 29, 1992 at 86 years old. He was born on September 4, 1905. We are unaware of information about John's surviving family. We know that John R Stewart had been residing in Bloomsburg, Columbia County, Pennsylvania 17815.
ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM
Advertisement

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during John's lifetime.

In 1905, in the year that John R Stewart was born, the German born physicist, Albert Einstein, proposed the Special Theory of Relativity: 1) that observers can never detect uniform motion except relative to other objects and that 2) unlike the velocity of massive objects, the speed of light is a constant and is the same for all observers independent of their constant velocity toward or away from the light source. Not such simple concepts that lead to the equation everyone now knows: E = mc2.

In 1932, he was 27 years old when five years to the day after Lindbergh crossed the Atlantic, Amelia Earhart flew solo from Newfoundland to Ireland, the first woman to cross the Atlantic solo and the first to replicate Lindbergh's feat. She flew over 2,000 miles in just under 15 hours.

In 1968, John was 63 years old when on January 31st, the North Vietnamese launched the Tet Offensive, a turning point in the Vietnam War. 70,000 North Vietnamese and Viet Cong forces swarmed into South Vietnam. The South Vietnamese and US troops held off the offensive but it was such fierce fighting that the U.S. public began to turn against the war.

In 1986, by the time he was 81 years old, on September 8th, the Oprah Winfrey Show went into national syndication. A popular talk show, it was number 1 in the ratings since its debut. The last show aired on May 25, 2011.

In 1992, in the year of John R Stewart's passing, on April 29th, riots began in Los Angeles after the "Rodney King" verdict was issued. Four LAPD officers had been accused of using excessive force (assault) on African-American Rodney King, who had been stopped for drunk driving. The beating had been videotaped. Their acquittal sparked a 6 day riot in Los Angeles.

Other John Stewarts

Other Stewarts

Other Biographies

Back to Top